Atlanta Real Estate News
Yesterday | via Inman Real Estate News
In a post published on Inman earlier this week , Matt Carter noted that Zillow has opened up a new frontier and that the agent-matching changes to Zillow's directory are a "boon" to the consumer. The press release stated: "Zillow announces the launch of Agent Finder, a new way for home buyers and sellers to search for, and find, a real estate agent based on their local expertise and reputation. Comment?
Wednesday Mar 25 | via Patch.com
REALTORA Collette McDonald with RE/MAX Around Atlanta in Sandy Springs has been nominated as one of 40 candidates in Best Self Atlanta Magazine's Fifth Annual Over 40 & Fabulous Contest. Collette McDonald is the official REALTORA for the Atlanta Falcons, and she uses her network and opportunities to better serve the community. Comment?
Tuesday Mar 24 | via On Common Ground News
The South DeKalb Improvement Association's Housing Committee, in cooperation with the DeKalb NAACP, is sponsoring a community education seminar to explain how mortgage-lending practices are damaging communities in South DeKalb. The seminar will be held on Saturday, March 28, noon - 2 p.m., at Greater Piney Grove Baptist Church, 1879 Glenwood Road, Atlanta. Comment?
Monday Mar 23 | via WALB-TV Albany
Albany commercial real estate agents say they are seeing an encouraging increase in business development and believe more is to come. A new Starbucks drive thru will soon break ground at the corner of Dawson Road and Westover Boulevard. Comment?
Monday Mar 23 | via Atlanta Real Estate Forum
FrontDoor Communities invites metro Atlanta real estate agents and builders to its free continuing education course being held Traditions, a new community in Forsyth County. Taking place Wednesday, March 25 from 9:30 a.m. until 12:30 p.m., attendees will earn three CE credits while also learning more about energy efficient construction and enjoying a provided breakfast. Comment?
Monday Mar 9 | via Statesboro Herald
Hazel Hendrix, a Realtor with Century 21, The Hunter Group, received the President's Award from the Georgia Association of Realtors. Comment?
Feb 23, 2015 | via Peach Pundit
A bill that would reduce Georgia's top income tax rate to 5.25% from the current 6% was read for the first time in the House this morning. House Bill 435, sponsored by Reps. Comment?
Feb 20, 2015 | via GlobeNewswire
Jim Smith, 2015 President of the Georgia REALTORS , has announced the 2015 GAR Awards to individuals for outstanding service. These awards were presented during GAR's 2015 Inaugural & Legislative Conference in Atlanta in mid-February. Comment?
Feb 20, 2015 | via GlobeNewswire
Deb Junkin, RCE, Chief Executive Officer of the Georgia REALTORS , has announced the organization's 2015 leadership team. REALTOR leaders were officially sworn in on Wednesday, February 11, at the President's Inaugural Gala at the Hyatt Regency Atlanta. Comment?
Feb 13, 2015 | via MainStreetNews.com
A possible 18-month delay in the construction of two nuclear reactors at Plant Vogtle in Waynesboro could be a financial reprieve for Commerce. The city is financially obligated to buy 2.5 megawatts of electricity as each unit comes online, currently scheduled for 2017 and 2018 - electricity for which it currently has no customers. Comment?
33 min ago | via Cape Gazette
Coldwell Banker Resort Realty announced the firm's top producers for the month of February. For the Rehoboth branch, the top listing agent was John Bohne. Comment?
48 min ago | via The Columbus Dispatch
After raising alarms earlier this year for promoting her new real-estate business on Twitter, state Rep. Anne Gonzales is prompting ethical concerns by sending email solicitations directly to Statehouse lobbyists. A number of lobbyists received an email from the Westerville Republican this week that included her picture and the solicitation: "If this time of year finds you beginning to consider a new residence, allow me to assist. Comment?
1 hr ago | via New Vision
The Prime Minister Dr. Ruhakana Rugunda talks to Edwin Musiime the CEO & chairman Property Expo little girl Myla Musiime, Christabell Nansubuga the Expo brands manager, Andrew Mukiibi the president of Association of Real Estate Agents, Anthony Githuka the managing director of UAP Life Assurance Uganda Limited and Zipporah Mungai the managing director of UAP InsuranceUganda Limited during the openning of the second property expo at UAP Nakawa Business Park in Kampala on March 19, 20 By Francis Emorut The Prime Minister, Dr. Ruhakana Rugunda, has warned real estate dealers against setting up poorly planned homes. "The homes need to be those that are planned and organised. Comment?
3 hrs ago | via Staffordshire Newsletter
MOST parents have a few key items on their wish-list when it comes to buying a new property - and usually right at the top are good schools, a family-friendly location and a comfortable home that's large enough for their changing needs. But for first-time buyers Jane and Lee Baughen, the difficulties of saving a big deposit with two young children to think about left them worrying they'd have to compromise on at least one of their priorities. Comment?
4 hrs ago | via SouthCoastToday.com
Q: I have a buyer who is having trouble securing a loan because my condo association has 27 percent of the units delinquent in their monthly association dues of $200. There are a total of six buildings each with six units for a total of 36 units. Comment?
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